Sid Katragadda is an emerging award-winning filmmaker with two feature films and a number of shorts and documentaries to his credit.
He is also the author of two award-winning volumes of poetry titled Dark Rooms and The Other Wife, both of which won runners-up awards at the 2002/2003 San Diego Book Awards. His work has appeared on CNN, Gray Sparrow, Chaffey Review, Eastown Fiction, Carter Street Review and many other journals. He is also an acclaimed artist and his works are featured on Art Walk San Diego, IndianArtCollectors.com, Mixture ShowRoom San Diego, Gallery Asian Art, TeamGallery and IndianPainters.net. His paintings are collected worldwide. He is a software engineer and has worked for more than 15 years at Qualcomm Inc., San Diego.
2012 – THE GIRL UPSTAIRS (Feature Film – 104 mins)
FLIGHT DELAYED (Short Film – 13 mins) – Won special prize at the 9th Multimatograf Film Festival, Russia
THE INDUS CODE (Short Documentary – 15 mins) - Shortlisted for the 6th International Short Film& Documentary Festival, Kerala, India
BREAKUP IN BANGKOK – Shortlisted for the River Aire Film Festival, Leeds, UK and the 60 sec Film Festival, Vashon, WA.
VARANASI (Short Film – 28 mins)
THE PHOTOGRAPHER’S LAST SHOT (Feature Film -90 mins) – In Post Production
THE INTERPRETER (Short Film – 7 mins) – San Diego 48 Hour Project & Canon Project Imagination Film Contest
I have been in the industry since 2002.
THE INTERPRETER is a 10 min short film currently being submitted to Film Festivals, written and directed by Sid Katragadda.